Media Releases

  • QANTAS UNVEILS DESIGN OF NEW FIRST CLASS LOUNGE IN SINGAPORE USING VIRTUAL REALITY

    Sydney, 14 February 2019: Qantas is using virtual reality (VR) in the development of its new First Lounge at Singapore Changi Airport, which is set to open at the end of 2019. Industrial designer David Caon and his team have created an immersive virtual reality representation of the design concept, providing a better way for […]

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  • EXCLUSIVE NEW QANTAS CARD TARGETS FREQUENT BUYERS

    Qantas has today released an ultra-premium credit card that offers Qantas First Class Lounge access, Status Credits, flight discounts and enough Qantas Points for a business class flight from Sydney to London[i] (opens in new window) upon sign up. The Qantas Premier Titanium Mastercard® also offers the highest Qantas Points earn rate and the highest […]

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  • QANTAS TRANSFORMS DISTRIBUTION MODEL TO DELIVER MODERNISED CONTENT FOR TRAVEL AGENTS 

    Qantas is evolving its distribution model by modernising the way agents book fares and deliver customers personalised experiences.   The Qantas Channel is part of the broader digital strategy to enhance Qantas’ booking systems, and is a new agreement between the airline and its agency partners. Coming into effect on 1 August 2019, it ensures access to the widest range of Qantas fares, products and […]

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  • ECONOMIC REGULATION OF AIRPORTS – PRODUCTIVITY COMMISSION DRAFT REPORT

    This report from the Productivity Commission is disappointing and essentially endorses Australia’s airports to remain some of the most expensive in the world. That means the travelling public will continue to pay more at every stage of their journey, whether it’s car parking, taxis or airport landing fees. Over the past 10 years, average airfares […]

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  • As oneworld marks its 20th anniversary, the global airline alliance unveils major benefits for customers and airlines

    Digital revolution: Customers flying on connecting flights on oneworld airlines to be able to check-in, obtain boarding passes, track baggage, receive flight updates and pay for additional services through their preferred airline’s app or website, progressively from this year. Even better customer experience: oneworld-branded and managed airport lounges to be rolled out at key airports, […]

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